Amy Craig - EMT
Amy joined the HVFD in 2014. Amy is a business owner who lives just outside of Hartford. Amy is not only a EMT and business owner but a mother. Amy is the department's master mechanic. Amy and her husband Brad donate several hours to the department. Amy has great knowledge in EMS and is a true asset to the citizens of Hartford. This month we tip our helmets to Amy Craig!
Fire Chief Zack Prickett - FFII, EMT
Chief Prickett started his career in the fire service in High School as he donated time to the Indianola Fire Department in a service learning class. Chief Prickett joined the Indianola Fire Department in 2005. Chief Prickett has 10 years full time EMS experience as well as 15 years part time fire & EMS experience. Chief Prickett is a HUGE asset to the city of Hartford, and does so much for the fire department in the office that only a select few people see. This month we tip our helmets to Fire Chief Zack Prickett!
Brad Craig - Engineer
Brad joined the HVFD in 2014. Brad is a family farmer who lives just outside of Hartford. Brad is a lifeline for citizens of the Hartford fire district, as he is available for multiple calls during the day. Brad is extremely valuable to our department as he can fix anything! Brad plans on obtaining his FF 1 certification in the future. This month we tip our helmets to Brad Craig!
Assistant Chief of EMS Mack Rankin - FFII, EMT
Mack joined the HVFD in 2011. Mack has a passion for helping anyone in need, no matter the cost. Mack starting his career in the fire service in 2006 with the Indianola Fire Department after being an intern for four years. Mack is the EMS Service Director and is responsible for all EMS compliance and regulatory certifications. Mack was also a committee member for the 2015 Engine 521 purchase. This month we tip our helmets to AC Rankin.
Lieutenant John Atkin - FFII
John joined the HVFD in 2013. John is a 1998 graduate of the Carlisle High School. John has a passion for being there in a time of need. John has been a "go get-ter" since he dedicated himself to the department. John has obtained his FFI & FFII and was promoted to Lieutenant in 2015. John is the departments master carpenter and has been a huge asset for saving tax dollars after outfitting engine 521 with shelving and cabinets that were made in house. John also serves as the Enterprise President. This month we tip our helmets to LT. Atkin.
Lieutenant Ben Bagley - FFII
Ben joined the HVFD in 2013. Ben has a passion for helping his community any and every way he can. Ben has been extremely dedicated to the department and his training since day one. Ben has obtained his FFI & FFII and has successfully taken his EMT course. Ben is a huge asset to the department and is always willing to help. Ben was promoted to Lieutenant in December of 2015. This month we tip our helmets to Ben Bagley!
Lieutenant David DuShane II - FFII, EMT
David joined the HVFD in 2013. David has a passion for giving to his community and decided after moving to Hartford that he would join the fire department. David attended his FFI and FFII and then moved on by getting his EMT. David has accelerated with every task and certification he has accepted. David was promoted to Lieutenant in December of 2015. This month we tip our helmets to David DuShane II!
Bill Craig - Engineer
Bill joined the HVFD in 2014. Bill and his family farm in the Hartford area. Bill has been a huge asset to the HVFD since the first day he received a pager. Bill is the Battalion Commander of Agricultural Evolutions. Bill has a 100% record for answering calls in 2016. This month we tip our helmets to Bill Craig!